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Smoky Mountain National Park, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 See on map
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

The campsites are spacious with a picnic table and fire ring at each location. Bathrooms are a short walk from every site. The town of Elkmont is an easy walk from the camping area. You can reserve campsites online.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We were there the weekend after Labor Day and the campground was surprisingly quiet! By Tuesday when we left, it was less than half full. The location is ideal since it's the closest park campground to Gatlinburg. The sites are fairly close together but not...More

1  Thank KopasFam
Reviewed 16 September 2018

It was our first time in Smokies, first time in Elkmont. The campground is peaceful and beautiful with very clean bathrooms. No showers, but you can take a bath in the river :) Sites by the river are THE BEST! Falling asleep to the sound...More

Thank EdytaS970
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This was our first time camping at this site. Very glad we decided here. Our campsite was right next to the creek and was awesome to fall asleep to the sounds. The only take back would be no showers but my wife and I didn’t...More

Thank Doug J
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We were able to get a site on the river and it was great. There are plenty of photo opportunities. The kids played in the river. We slept in our hammocks not far from the waters edge. The bathrooms are clean and they have what...More

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Keelee S
22 October 2018|
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Response from E R | Reviewed this property |
River front sites are nice. We only tent camp. Personally i would go for the sites across river as they r a little quieter(sides with latter part of alphabet). Another great site we found was cosby campground. Other site... More
Tania S
13 June 2018|
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Response from E R | Reviewed this property |
Firefly season peak likely ending although i’m sure still some there. They were out when we were there. Go to oldtown part of ekmont campground to see them best.
Missi S
19 May 2018|
Response from Kristen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are group sites available, 15-30 people depending on which group site, tents only.
Room Tips
"Worth the trip, get there early."
8 Jun 2018
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"Not sure why this campground is listed under hotels!"
25 Sep 2017
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"Riverside sites go quickly, so reserve them early if you want them."
8 Aug 2017
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"Book well in advance for the best sites (esp in the fall season)"
27 Nov 2016
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